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What is your favourite brand of thread for card embroidery? [POLL]

There are many types of thread that are suitable for prick and stitch card making and each card maker seems to have their favourite. Tell us which one you like best in this poll. If your brand is not listed tell us about it in a comment to this message. We are also interested in which particular type of thread within a brand range you use, tell us your choice in a comment…

Do you use stitching to enhance your scrapbooking? [POLL]

21A comment from Cathy on the Pinbroidery blog got me wondering about the use of stitching patterns on scrapbooking pages. Cathy said “Scrapbookers are always looking for the whole age group theme – they will love getting a complete set in the persons favourite colour”. I thought it would be interesting to find out what percentage of scrapbookers incorporate stitching into their scrapbook layouts. Let us know by taking part in this poll…

“Secret Perfume” scented embroidery thread from DMC

Secret perfumeI have been reading about the scented thread recently announced by DMC. The range is called “Secret Perfume” and is the type of stranded embroidery cotton used in cross-stitch work. I have not tried the thread myself but it sounds like fun. I would be interested to hear the views of those who have tried it…